The following municipal music bands are active in Rethymno:
1. The Municipal Philharmonic Orchestra - Municipal Conservatory of Rethymno 2. The Municipal Choir 3. The Municipal Experimental Symphonic Orchestra of Rethymno. Since 2005 the bands are organizing important performances in Rethymno as well as in other cities of Greece and abroad. Performances have been scheduled in cooperation with other music bands from Cyprus, Serbia, Italy, Corfu and Katerini, in the framework of cultural exchange.
Finally, the Municipal Experimental Symphonic Orchestra presents every year Symphonic Orchestra works from distinguished Greek and Foreign creators. Our next goal is to hire permanent musicians from Rethymno to work towards a better music education in our city.
The music bands perform in almost all the cultural events
of our city, organized by the conservatory, the Municipality or the Prefecture.
These performances are a great contribution to our city''s cultural life.
Our main goal is to provide high quality music education to as many children as possible, to enrich our music bands with many and skillful musicians, contributing to the city''s cultural development.